Remember to sign up for the webinar on SHIPTERM, BIMCO’s new ship financing term sheet


BIMCO will host a one-hour webinar on 27 January at 10:00 CET to introduce the new standard term sheet for bilateral ship financing transactions, codenamed SHIPTERM.

The webinar will feature a panel of four representatives of the subcommittee that developed the term sheet:

  • Francis Sarre, CMB (chairperson of the subcommittee)
  • Klaus Vilstrup, Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S
  • Matt Hannaford, Hannaford Turner LLP
  • Peter Willems, HSBC.

An introduction will be made by Søren Larsen, Deputy Secretary General of BIMCO. The host will be Christian Hoppe, General Counsel at BIMCO.

Viewers will be able to ask questions to the panel (questions can also be submitted in advance to

Sign up for the webinar here.

SHIPTERM has been published together with explanatory notes on IDEA, and a copy of the term sheet and explanatory notes are available via the BIMCO website. ( New to BIMCO? Create a free BIMCO account to access the contract details).

A series of seminars in Europe, the Middle East and Asia about SHIPTERM will be announced shortly.

Christian Hoppe
in Copenhagen, DK


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